Medical Definition of Bursa mucosa

1. A sac containing synovial fluid which occurs at sites of friction, as between a tendon and a bone over which it plays, or subcutaneously over a bony prominence. The NA lists the following types: subcutaneous synovial bursa, bursa synovialis subcutanea; submuscular synovial bursa, bursa synovialis submuscularis; subfascial synovial bursa, bursa synovialis subfascialis; and subtendinous synovial bursa, bursa synovialis subtendinea. Synonym: bursa synovialis, bursa mucosa. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bursa Mucosa

bursa achillis
bursa anserina
bursa aspiration
bursa bicipitoradialis
bursa cubitalis interossea
bursa fabricii
bursa infrahyoidea
bursa infrapatellaris profunda
bursa intermuscularis musculorum gluteorum
bursa intratendinea olecrani
bursa ischiadica musculi glutei maximi
bursa ischiadica musculi obturatoris interni
bursa mucosa (current term)
bursa musculi bicipitis femoris superior
bursa musculi coracobrachialis
bursa musculi extensoris carpi radialis brevis
bursa musculi piriformis
bursa musculi semimembranosi
bursa musculi tensoris veli palatini
bursa of Monro
bursa of acromion
bursa of extensor carpi radialis brevis muscle
bursa of gastrocnemius
bursa of great toe
bursa of hyoid
bursa of latissimus dorsi
bursa of obturator internus

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